New Resource: Early Childhood Data Dashboard

Raleigh, NC (June 29, 2020) – An interactive, online dashboard of early childhood data measures that influence third-grade reading was released today by the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation (NCECF), as part of the Pathways to Grade-Level Reading (Pathways) initiative.…

Will In-Home Child Care Increase in the Future?

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, many of our child care facilities closed their doors with no guarantee they would be able to reopen when the time came for parents to go back to work. In North Carolina, 43 percent of…

We Stand in Solidarity, Today and Every Day

  A message from NCECF’s Executive Director: Over the course of the pandemic, I’ve encouraged my children to clean out their drawers, tidy up their rooms, update their artwork they have hanging on their walls. It’s a great tactic to…